Physician Profile

Debapriya Datta, M.D., FCCP

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Director, Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test (CPExT) Program
Office Locations:

Pulmonary Medicine
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
Education and Training:
Medical SchoolMaulana Azad Medical College, University of DelhiInternal Medicine
InternshipLNJP Hospital, New Delhi, IndiaRotating Internship
ResidencyGovind Ballabh Pant Hospital, New Delhi, IndiaJunior Resident in Department of Cardiac Surgery and Department of Blood Bank
ResidencyMaulana Azad Medical College Associated Hospitals, New Delhi, IndiaInternal Medicine
ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineInternal Medicine
FellowshipUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicinePulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
David S. Frederick Award Excellence in Teaching 2010-2011Internal Medicine Residency Program, UConn Health Center
American College of Chest Physicians’ Award for Junior FacultyAmerican College of Chest Physicians
Award for Excellence in Respiratory Research, 2002-2004New England Respiratory Research Competition
American College of Chest Physicians’ Young Investigator AwardCHEST
Award for Affiliates Case PresentationCHEST
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Is the present definition of health care-associated pneumonia the best way to define risk of infection with antibiotic-resistant pathogens?. Yap, Vanessa; Datta, Debapriya; Metersky, Mark L. (2013). Infectious disease clinics of North America, 1, (27), 1-18.

Measuring unsupported arm lifts as an outcome in pulmonary rehabilitation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients. Datta, Debapriya; ZuWallack, Richard L. (2013). Chronic respiratory disease, 3, (10), 159-63.

Management of COPD patients in the intensive care unit. McCauley, Paula; Datta, Debapriya. (2012). Critical care nursing clinics of North America, 3, (24), 419-30.

The utility of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in the evaluation of dyspnea of unclear etiology on routine testing. Kumar A, Datta D. (2012). Chest,

Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in the assessment of exertional dyspnea. Datta D, Normandin E, ZuWallack R. (2011). Chronic Respiratory Diseases, Submission in Progress.